|Politecnico di Torino|
|Academic Year 2008/09|
|01EJBHK, 01EJBHG, 01EJBHJ, 05EJBGI
1st degree and Bachelor-level of the Bologna process in Computer Engineering - Torino
1st degree and Bachelor-level of the Bologna process in Electronic Engineering - Torino
1st degree and Bachelor-level of the Bologna process in Telecommunication Engineering - Torino
Objectives of the course
This course has been designed to introduce students to the fundamental principles involved in the management of organizations. Specific emphasis is placed on setting the organization in its economic environment and on the main issues involved in management and organization theory and practice.
Firm organization, structure and environment
The economic environment in which a manager operates.
Functions of management and dynamic relationships.
Analysis of the main parameters of the business environment.
Financial Accounting Principles
Basic concepts of financial accounting.
Conventional measurement techniques and reporting procedures
Preparation of the major financial statements.
Financial statement analysis and presentation.
Cost classification, accounting and behaviour.
Costing systems and cost control.
Use of cost data for decision-making purposes.
Cash Flow Analysis.
Capital budgeting investments.
Long-term investment decisions and evaluation.
Principles of Management
Nature and role of management.
Managerial Economics Models.
Total Quality Management.
Customer Satisfaction policies.
Benchmarking: principles and rules.
Continuous Improvement an d Re-engineering process.
Lean production vs Lean Management.
The methods and techniques covered in this course are applied to the analysis of practical case studies. Practical experience using data sets, lectures, case discussion, projects and technical supplements.
G. FRAQUELLI: 'Elementi di Economia manageriale' TORINO UTET 1997.
G. PELLICELLI : 'Economia e direzione delle imprese' TORINO, GIAPPICHELLI 2000.
Notes and materials given by the Professor.
Programma definitivo per l'A.A.2008/09